Ventura Youth Basketball Association


Welcome to VYBA
In 2017 Ventura Youth Basketball Association (VYBA) celebrates 62 years as the area’s largest recreation basketball program for 1,000 boys and girls in grades 2-12 each year.

To participate in VYBA, students grades 2-8 must sign up as individuals during skill test dates during fall of the previous year; and students grades 9-12 sign up as a team (for the High School Super League) by early December of the previous year. The fee, $100 per player, includes a uniform and late sign ups are $120. Practices start in mid-December.

The 2017 season runs from January 7 to March 18 (January 8 - March 18 for the high school super leagues).

Volunteer coaches, gym supervisors and officials are needed! Call 805.658.4705 or click on the links below for complete details.

Photo by Tom Robinson


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ALERT!!! . . . Playoff brackets - UPDATED 3/6/17  12:30pm

Girls Division 2 - updated 3-13 9:15am

Boys Division 2 - updated 3-14 930am

Girls Division 3 - updated 3-11  300pm

Boys Division 3 - updated 3-13 9:15am

Boys Division 4 - updated 3-11 3:00pm

Super League - UPDATED 3-13 10:45am

ALERT - Final 2017 VYBA Staff Schedule  UPDATED 3-15 1:30pm  (click here)


YES ladies! . . . it's possible! (click here)

If he can do it, anyone can  :) - he's 8 years old! (click here)

3 on 3 Tournament Rules  (click here)

Youth basketball officiating training video

2016-17 VYBA Wait List Form

Frequently Asked Questions

Why hasn't my child been called yet?

Super League team registration  high school girls & boys



VYBA coach for girls interest form

VYBA coach for boys interest form

General Responsibilities

Handbook (updated 11/16)

Code of Conduct

To Do List

Parents & Players

Follow VYBA on Facebook

Practice Sites Map - scroll below for listing


  • Courts are on a first come basis:  if courts are crowded please shorten your lengh of practice.
  • Do not jump a fence if the gates are locked: contact VYBA to notify the school district of the problem site.
  • NO INDOOR PRACTICES ARE ALLOWED given that access to indoor facilities is not available to everyone.
  • NO DOGS on school grounds during practices or games due to some owners not cleaning up after pets.

Gates will be unlocked, at the schools that have locked gates, beginning Monday, November 28.  Times are for Monday - Friday.

  • School

    Hours reserved for VYBA

    ATLAS (Saticoy) Elementary School

    3:00pm – 6:00pm

    Anacapa Middle School

    3:00pm – 6:00pm

    Balboa Middle School

    3:00pm – 6:00pm

    Blanche Reynolds Elementary School

    3:00pm – 6:00pm

    Cabrillo Middle School

    3:00pm – 6:00pm

    Gates locked on 2/22 & 2/23 for a School event

    Citrus Glen Elementary School

    3:00pm – 6:00pm

    DATA Middle School

    3:30pm– 6:00pm

    Elmhurst Elementary School

    3:00pm – 6:00pm

    Juanamaria Elementary School

    3:00pm – 6:00pm

    Junipero Serra Elementary School

    3:00pm – 6:00pm

    Loma Vista Elementary School

    3:00pm – 6:00pm

    Mound Elementary School

    3:00pm – 6:00pm

    Pierpont Elementary School

    Poinsettia Elementary School

    3:00pm - 6:00pm

    3:00pm – 6:00pm

  • ATLAS (Saticoy) Elementary School
  • Junipero Serra School
  • Loma Vista Elementary School
  • Juanamaria Elementary School
  • Mound
  • Pierpont Elementary School
  • Pointettia Elementary School
  • Blanche Reynolds School
  • Elmhurst
  • Citrus Glen
  • DATA (DeAnza)
  • Cabrillo Middle School
  • Anacapa Middle School
  • Balboa Middle School (gates might be locked during holiday closure)

VYBA Board of Directors

  • Hugh Clabaugh, Chairman
  • Leonard Ikemire, Vice Chairman
  • Arnie Moser, Director
  • Pamela Coronado, Director
  • John Cardoza, Director
  • Steve Vacca, Director
  • Joe Lukman, Director